Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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South Dakota

Average Temperature Rankings, January 1941

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
January 1941
1-Month
17.6°F
(-8.0°C)
15.0°F
(-9.4°C)
2.6°F
(1.4°C)
73rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1937
55th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Ties: 1927, 1999
Dec 1940–Jan 1941
2-Month
21.2°F
(-6.0°C)
17.4°F
(-8.1°C)
3.8°F
(2.1°C)
87th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1979
40th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 1992, 2021
Nov 1940–Jan 1941
3-Month
23.0°F
(-5.0°C)
22.2°F
(-5.4°C)
0.8°F
(0.4°C)
67th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1979
60th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2021
Oct 1940–Jan 1941
4-Month
30.7°F
(-0.7°C)
28.6°F
(-1.9°C)
2.1°F
(1.2°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
35th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2000
Ties: 1913, 2015
Sep 1940–Jan 1941
5-Month
37.8°F
(3.2°C)
34.9°F
(1.6°C)
2.9°F
(1.6°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1897
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Ties: 1931, 1955
Aug 1940–Jan 1941
6-Month
43.2°F
(6.2°C)
40.9°F
(4.9°C)
2.3°F
(1.3°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
19th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Ties: 1955, 1998, 2017
Jul 1940–Jan 1941
7-Month
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
45.4°F
(7.4°C)
2.6°F
(1.5°C)
112th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1912
15th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Jun 1940–Jan 1941
8-Month
50.4°F
(10.2°C)
48.0°F
(8.9°C)
2.4°F
(1.3°C)
111th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1952
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2006
Ties: 1942
May 1940–Jan 1941
9-Month
51.1°F
(10.6°C)
48.9°F
(9.4°C)
2.2°F
(1.2°C)
110th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1952
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 1989
Ties: 1940, 1992, 2007
Apr 1940–Jan 1941
10-Month
50.2°F
(10.1°C)
48.5°F
(9.2°C)
1.7°F
(0.9°C)
101st Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
26th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2006
Ties: 1953, 2008
Mar 1940–Jan 1941
11-Month
48.2°F
(9.0°C)
46.8°F
(8.2°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
32nd Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2013
Ties: 1914, 1947, 2004
Feb 1940–Jan 1941
12-Month
45.8°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.3°F
(0.8°C)
93rd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
34th Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2013
Ties: 1982, 2004, 2012
Aug 1939–Jan 1941
18-Month
44.7°F
(7.1°C)
43.3°F
(6.3°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
97th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1918
29th Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2013
Ties: 1991
Feb 1939–Jan 1941
24-Month
45.7°F
(7.6°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.2°F
(0.7°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1938 1952
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1940 2007
Ties: 1902, 1936, 1964, 2016
Feb 1938–Jan 1941
36-Month
46.2°F
(7.9°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.7°F
(1.0°C)
109th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2007, 2008, 2018
Ties: 2003, 2014
Feb 1937–Jan 1941
48-Month
45.9°F
(7.7°C)
44.5°F
(6.9°C)
1.4°F
(0.8°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1918
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2008
Ties: 2014
Feb 1936–Jan 1941
60-Month
45.3°F
(7.4°C)
44.4°F
(6.9°C)
0.9°F
(0.5°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1940 1920
31st Warmest Warmest since: 1939 2008
Ties: 1939, 1985, 1988, 2000

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 21, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/